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Analysis and Commentary

Same Old Slow Recovery

by John B. Taylorvia Economics One
Sunday, February 3, 2013
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Cuba's Tortured Transition

by William Ratliffvia Defining Ideas
Wednesday, January 30, 2013

As the island inches toward liberalization, Congress should lift the outdated embargo.

Venezuelan leader Hugo Chávez

Hale, or Farewell

by Bruce Bueno de Mesquita, Alastair Smithvia Hoover Digest
Friday, January 25, 2013

A despot’s health is a serious matter. By Bruce Bueno de Mesquita and Alastair Smith.

Walmart in Mexico City

Monopoly Money in Mexico

by Paul R. Gregoryvia Hoover Digest
Friday, October 26, 2012

When Mexico’s crony capitalists play their games, consumers always lose. Walmart wants to rewrite the rules. By Paul R. Gregory.

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The Myth of the Resource Curse

by Kori Schakevia Defining Ideas
Thursday, October 25, 2012

America is becoming a major energy producer. Will this be a boon or a bane to our country?

Analysis and Commentary

The Obama Breaking Point

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Works and Days
Sunday, October 14, 2012
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The Economic Future of Venezuela

by William Ratliffvia Defining Ideas
Thursday, October 11, 2012

Can the country survive yet another term of Chavismo?


Sheep May Safely Graze

by Laura E. Hugginsvia Hoover Digest
Monday, August 13, 2012

How business and environmentalists worked together to protect Patagonian grasslands. By Laura E. Huggins.

Healthy Schools, Healthy Economy

by George P. Shultz, Eric Hanushekvia Hoover Digest
Monday, August 13, 2012

Want to boost growth and reduce inequality? Focus on education. By George P. Shultz and Eric A. Hanushek.

Resilience Is Not Enough

by Amy Zegartvia Hoover Digest
Monday, August 13, 2012

Bouncing back from national-security setbacks is no substitute for overcoming or avoiding them in the first place. By Amy B. Zegart.